Bradley Arant Boult Cummings


Head Office Address:
One Federal Place
1819 Fifth Avenue N
Birmingham AL, 35203
United States

+1 205 521 8000

+1 205 521 8800

Key contacts:

Managing Partner: Jonathan M. Skeeters
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Quick facts:

Established: 1870
Number of partners: 333
Number of attorneys: 551

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Bradley is a national law firm with a reputation for skilled legal work, exceptional client service, and impeccable integrity. Our ten offices are located in Alabama, Florida, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, and the District of Columbia, giving us an extensive geographic base to represent clients on a regional, national, and international basis. Although we are a large law firm with nearly 550 lawyers, our clients still enjoy the personal attention, responsiveness, and deep relationships they would expect from a boutique firm. Our attorneys and staff combine legal experience and knowledge with a sophisticated understanding of industries to come up with practical, strategic solutions specifically tailored to clients’ business operations. 

Bradley frequently serves as national coordinating, regional, and statewide counsel for business clients around the world, offering a full suite of legal services in dozens of industries and practice areas, including:


Affordable Housing and Community Development |
Antitrust and Competition | Appellate

Banking & Financial Services

  • Anti-Money Laundering
  • Auto Finance
  • Broker-Dealer and Investment Adviser
  • Commercial Lending
  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
  • Payments
  • Examinations and CIDs under Litigation
  • Financial Services Litigation
  • Small Dollar and Unsecured Consumer Lending
  • Licensing and Examinations
  • Privacy, Security and Innovation
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Reverse Mortgages
  • Title Insurance Claims and Title Defect Curative
  • Vendor Management


Blockchain and Digital Assets | Cannabis | Construction

Corporate and Securities

  • Capital Markets and Corporate Finance
  • Emerging Growth Companies
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Private Companies
  • Private Equity
  • Public Companies
  • Public Finance
  • Securities Regulation and Corporate Governance
  • Venture Capital

Cybersecurity and Privacy | Economic Development | Emerging Growth Companies | 
Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation | Energy | Environmental Law

Food, Beverage and Hospitality | Franchise and Distribution | Government Contracts | 
Government Enforcement and Investigations | Governmental Affairs 


  • ACOs, Value-Based Payments, and Managed Care
  • Ambulatory Surgery, Outpatient Imaging and Other Outpatient Services
  • Certificate of Need
  • Clinical Research
  • Healthcare Mergers, Acquisitions, and Joint Ventures
  • Home Health and Hospice
  • Hospitals and Health Systems
  • Medical Staff Issues
  • Nonprofit and Tax-exempt Issues
  • Post-Acute and Long Term Care
  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Rehabilitation Services and Hospitals


  • ERISA Litigation
  • Life, Health and Disability Litigation
  • Policyholder Insurance Coverage
  • Regulatory/Corporate/Government Relations

Intellectual Property

  • Copyrights
  • International and Cross Border
  • Patents and Patent Litigation
  • Technology Transactions

Labor and Employment | Life Sciences


  • Class Action and Complex Litigation
  • Electronic Data and Discovery
  • Environmental & Toxic Tort Litigation
  • Food and Agriculture Litigation and Regulatory
  • Healthcare Litigation
  • Life Sciences Litigation
  • Managed Care Litigation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Product Liability

Media and Entertainment | Retail | State Attorneys General and Regulators 

Real Estate

  • Commercial Leasing
  • Foreign Investment in U.S. Real Property
  • Institutional Investment
  • Real Estate Acquisitions and Dispositions
  • Real Estate Finance and Development
  • Zoning and Land Use

Tax | Telecommunications and Utilities | Trusts and Estates

  • Financial Services
  • Bankruptcy
  • Construction
  • Litigation
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Economic Development
  • Appellate
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor and Employment
  • Life Sciences
  • Government Enforcement
  • Cybersecurity and Privacy
  • Securities
  • Tax

Last updated Sep 2020